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Carter County Jail produces potatoes and much more

Carter County Jail produces potatoes and much more

September 20th, 2014 8:27 am by John Thompson

It costs a lot of money to feed as many as 300 people every day, but the taxpayers and the sheriff's department of Carter County got a big break this year thanks to a bountiful harvest from the Carter County Jail's garden on Sycamore Shoals Drive on Thurs

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Elizabethton Electric passing on TVA rate increase to customers

Elizabethton Electric passing on TVA rate increase to customers

September 20th, 2014 8:21 am by John Thompson

Customers of the Elizabethton Electric Department will see an increase in the cost of electricity next month.

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Indictments returned in July 4 fatal shooting

Indictments returned in July 4 fatal shooting

September 20th, 2014 8:19 am by Sue Guinn Legg

A Washington County grand jury on Thursday returned a second-degree murder indictment against a Johnson City man accused of fatally shooting another man on East Myrtle Avenue on July 4.

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Johnson City Police Department wins Battle of Badges

Johnson City Police Department wins Battle of Badges

September 20th, 2014 8:11 am by Sue Guinn Legg

The American Red Cross announced this week that the eighth Battle of the Badges blood drive competition between emergency first responder agencies across the Tri-Cities area was a great success.

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Local pizzeria owner honored and admired by his peers

Local pizzeria owner honored and admired by his peers

September 19th, 2014 10:00 pm by Tony Casey

The Main Street Pizza Company's Jamie Dove said the recent loss of Scratch Brick Oven's owner John Wrestler is rightfully shocking for all who knew him.

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Fender seized at crash scene

Fender seized at crash scene

September 19th, 2014 4:57 pm by Staff Report

A man involved in a two-vehicle crash was arrested Friday by Johnson City police after investigating officers discovered he had outstanding warrants.

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UPDATE: Lockdown at Science Hill ended

UPDATE: Lockdown at Science Hill ended

September 19th, 2014 1:05 pm by Staff Report

A threat from a student overheard and reported to administrators led to a hard lockdown on Science Hill High School's campus Friday afternoon, Supervisor of Safety and Mental Health Greg Wallace said.

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Sheriff: Fla. man kills 6 grandchildren, daughter

Sheriff: Fla. man kills 6 grandchildren, daughter

September 19th, 2014 1:00 pm by Tamara Lush, Associated Press

An ex-convict who killed six of his grandchildren, his adult daughter and himself had been in and out of jail and spent time in prison for accidentally shooting his son to death during a hunting trip, according to authorities and records.

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East Tennessee special needs student left on bus for hours

East Tennessee special needs student left on bus for hours

September 19th, 2014 9:46 am by Associated Press

A mother of a sixth-grade boy with special needs says her son was left on a bus for more than five hours.

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Buffalo Tales with the Guild at Milligan tonight

Buffalo Tales with the Guild at Milligan tonight

September 19th, 2014 9:37 am by Staff Reports

Milligan College will once again host "Buffalo Tales with the Guild," featuring members of the Jonesborough Storytellers Guild tonight at 7 in the McGlothlin-Street Theatre located in Milligan's Gregory Center for the Liberal Arts.

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